Mom Jeans: Fashion Faux Pas or Style Sensation?

Posted Saturday March 8, 2014 11:00 AM GMT

Every now and then we come across a particular trend we’re not quite sure what to make of. Last year flatforms took the cake, and this season, we’re left trying to understand the return of mom jeans.

Characterized by its tapered legs, elongated pockets, and high-waisted fit, the bottoms, reminiscent of the 90s, are experiencing a sartorial resurgence that’s catered to all women — not just mothers of soccer players and PTA members.

We can’t say we’re sold on the look. It doesn’t strike a chord with our typical fashion sense, does nothing for shape, and evokes memories of astro vans and fanny packs. We digress …

While the look isn’t for all, some people really dig the denim duds. Are you a fan of the parental-inspired pantaloons? Sound off on our Facebook page!

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